Sure, sure, it increases water resistance. But ever do a thing just because you could? That’s precisely what WatchChris has done here!
Back in 2016 we first told you about TotalWatchRepair for maintaining your mechanical movements. Well, did you know they can handle quartz watches as well?
When we think of ceramic in watches, we tend to consider it as an accent material. Say, popping into a bezel insert. Of course, that’s not all the material is good for, and it can be used to create the whole watch – case and bracelet.
To date, I have been fortunate to have been able to review the Phoibos Ocean Master , the Sentinel , and the Great Wall .
Mido’s diver line is historic and quite beautiful. Their latest update, the Ocean Star , features an ETA movement and a striking design that could even beat a Seiko Monster in terms of design. The piece is a mere $1,150 and it comes with a bracelet and fabric strap
Just as a strap change is a quick and easy way to mix up the look of your watch and freshen it, playing around with the dial on an watch can do much the same. Of course, that’s not a 30-second operation, and if you’re doing it yourself, there’s a lot more sweat equity involved. But hey, brands can do it as well, right?
Just a few days ago, I started talking about watches with functions built in that are not actually related to timekeeping (you can see that here. Sure, you’ve got stuff like the “clip ons” that Snyper did, or even those novelty type ones with lighters built in
One of the best parts of being a watch reviewer is getting to see a brand grow and create new stuff.
We are Mac lovers at Knapsack but even if we weren’t, I’d still say that the Apple Watch is still Apple’s singular best product. I can say plenty about its other tools – the too-big iPad Pro, the horrible keyboard on the MacBooks, the locked-down iPhone – but the Apple Watch and now the new Apple Watch 5 still “just work.” Read more…
Just the other month we talked about a new watch (at least, once that was new to us) that reminded us of the Xetum watches of a few years ago.